Superstar Nile Rodgers joined Irish designer Claire Garvey to celebrate the relaunch of her shop in Temple Bar.
The Designer who has been based in Cows Lane since 2000, was the first tenant in the trendy Temple Bar shopping area and has recently purchased the shop.
Drumcondra born designer Claire Garvey marked the occasion by launching of her latest ready to wear men’s wear collection today (25th October 2017) and was joined by her long-term client producer, musician, and songwriter extraordinaire Nile Rodgers, who is in town with his band Chic to play a show at the 3 Arena.
Global superstar Nile, who has sold over 100 million records has long been a supporter of the Dublin designer and has commissioned outfits for the X-Factor and Elton John’s Oscar party.
Speaking at the launch Claire said, “I’m delighted Nile made the time in his busy schedule to celebrate with me, it means a lot to have him here for the launch of my latest men’s collection as he was the inspiration for me venturing into menswear”. Nile who donned one of the designer’s custom-made jackets for the occasion described Claire’s work as “the Bomb” Rodgers has said Claire is one of his ‘favourite designers’.